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# Created by T.

IYGB GCE
Core Mathematics C4
Practice Paper H
Difficulty Rating: 3.3333/1.500

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Candidates may use any calculator allowed by the
Regulations of the Joint Council for Qualifications.

Information for Candidates
This practice paper follows the Edexcel Syllabus.
The standard booklet “Mathematical Formulae and Statistical Tables” may be used.
Full marks may be obtained for answers to ALL questions.
The marks for the parts of questions are shown in round brackets, e.g. (2).
There are 10 questions in this question paper.
The total mark for this paper is 75.

You must ensure that your answers to parts of questions are clearly labelled.
You must show sufficient working to make your methods clear to the Examiner.
Answers without working may not gain full credit.
Non exact answers should be given to an appropriate degree of accuracy.
The examiner may refuse to mark any parts of questions if deemed not to be legible.

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